Monthly Archives: July 1935
Atticus interupts Aunt Alexandra’s afternoon tea with her missionary circle to tell Jem, Calpurnia and I that Tom Robinson had been shot seventeen times, trying to escape prison. He brought Calpurnia with him to tell his family the news.
After the loss of the trial, the black population of Maycomb left food on our porch. The town has been buzzing with gossip. If we walk outside, we get swarmed by people asking numerous questions.
During the trial, we noticed that the bruises are on Mayella’sface are on her right side. Tom Robinson cannot use his left hand, this proves that he is not abusing Mayella Ewell. However, Tom Robinson is proved guilty because he … Continue reading
During Tom Robinson’s trial most of the town came to watch. Jem, Dill and I had to sit in the balcony with the “colored” people because the room was so full.